Acinaces


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A`cin´a`ces


n.1.(Anc. Hist.) A short sword or saber.
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First record of three species namely Gerres filamentosus (Gerres acinaces and Gerres lucidus of Gerreids (Pisces: Perciformes) from the Jaffina, Lagoon, Sri Lanka were discussed by Shutharsan and Sivashanthini, [14].
Gametogenic development and spawning of the razor clam, Zenatia acinaces in northeastern New Zealand.
Food selectivity of an Arabian Peninsula's cyprinid fish, Cyprinion acinaces.
Caracalla, the Roman historian Dio Cassius tells us, was probably history's most extreme cat lover: his pet lion Acinaces shared the emperor's table, and even his bed.
No puede descartarse, no obstante, que los tres textos dependan de un antecedente comun, ya que en las Explanationes se incluye tambien el termino acinaces, utilizado por Horacio (carm.